Chamber Connection  December 19, 2014 by Meredith Caddell
Dec18

Chamber Connection December 19, 2014 by Meredith Caddell

Chamber Connection December 19, 2014 by Meredith Caddell Would you like to recognize an Outstanding Educator? Here is your chance…this year the Chamber of Commerce Education Committee wants to allow all Hopkins County Citizens to nominate their candidates for “Outstanding Professional Educator” (Administrator, Counselor, Diagnostician, or Teacher) “Outstanding Para Professional Educator” (Secretary or Aide) and “Outstanding...

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Dr. Ray Perryman Says Texas Economy Strong and Growing
Dec17

Dr. Ray Perryman Says Texas Economy Strong and Growing

Wednesday at noon, economist Dr. Ray Perryman said the Texas economy is strong and growing faster than the national economy. Perryman spoke to Hopkins County and area business leaders at the Economic Outlook Conference hosted at the Regional Civic Center by the local Chamber of Commerce. Perryman credited a strong and growing work force, economic stability and growth and other factors for Texas growth. However, the greatest growth has...

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Chamber Connection December 11, 2014  by Meredith Caddell
Dec11

Chamber Connection December 11, 2014 by Meredith Caddell

Thank you to everyone who attended the ribbon cutting for Hopkins Place. Guests were treated to delicious treats and beverages as well as a tour of their beautiful facility, located at 890 Camp Street. Congratulations to the EDC, City and County on the Grand Opening of Heritage Parkway. The new road & cul de sac, just past Raven Industries off the Loop, will offer many opportunities for future growth in that area. Douglas...

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Chamber Connection, December 4, 2014 by Meredith Caddell

Grand Re-Opening for Hopkins Place TONIGHT from 4-7 Lots is happening at Hopkins Place, 890 Camp Street.  Tonight they will host an open house and grand re-opening from 4-7 with a ribbon cutting at 5:00. Hopkins Place is also partnering with Hospice Plus for a Toy drive.  All toys will go to the Blue Santa Program.  December 9th from 5-7pm, they will have a drop & drive along with carolers, hot cocoa and candy canes at Hopkins...

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Dr. Ray Perryman Returns to Sulphur Springs
Nov25

Dr. Ray Perryman Returns to Sulphur Springs

Noted economist Dr. Ray Perryman returns to Sulphur Springs on Wednesday, December 17 at the Civic Center from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tickets are $15 and are available from the Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce. Deadline to get tickets is December 10. Chamber President Meredith Caddell is accepting questions that she will send to Dr. Perryman prior to the event. He is also expected to answer questions at the end of his talk....

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Chamber Connection   November 20, 2014  by Meredith Caddell
Nov20

Chamber Connection November 20, 2014 by Meredith Caddell

58th United Finals Rodeo-Nov 21st, 22nd & 23rdRodeo Kick off Bash-TONIGHT 20th @5:00–square It is such an honor for Hopkins County to host the United Finals Rodeo in Sulphur Springs at the Civic Center! Let’s show the Cowboys & Cowgirls just how excited we are that they are coming to town. Please be on the square, Thursday, November 20th at 5:00. We will have a ribbon cutting, the Circle E Stagecoach will be downtown for...

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Chamber Connection 11/12/14 by Meredith Caddell
Nov13

Chamber Connection 11/12/14 by Meredith Caddell

Stew Cooks–Pictures are in and available for pick up at the Chamber at 300 Connally Street Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting for Brian Toliver Ford Lincoln. Thank you to everyone who attended the grand opening and ribbon cutting for Brian Toliver Ford Lincoln. Hundreds of guests were treated to a fabulous lunch, hosted by the Toliver’s as they shared their beautiful new showroom with the community. Representatives from Ford...

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Chamber Connection 11/6/14 by Meredith Caddell
Nov06

Chamber Connection 11/6/14 by Meredith Caddell

Stew Cooks Pictures are in and available for pick up at the Chamber at 300 Connally Street Hamilton Bake Sale, Friday, November 7th at First United Methodist Church Looking for some yummy goodies for the weekend? Then stop by the Hamilton Bake sale at FUMC Friday, November 7th at 8am and you will be glad you did. Funds for Phoebe Bake Sale, Friday, November 7th on the Square from 8-1 Central Christian Academy is hosting a bake sale...

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Chamber Connection   October 30, 2014  by Meredith Caddell
Oct30

Chamber Connection October 30, 2014 by Meredith Caddell

Thank you Hopkins County for Making Stew Fest 2014 a HUGE Success!!! To host an event that gathers over 7000 people in one day, takes a TON of dedicated volunteers to make it happen. I cannot go another day without thanking all of the wonderful people who helped with the stew contest. It would take the whole paper to list them all but I will try to list them in categories…so here goes…Thank you Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors...

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Record # of Cooks for the Stew Fest 2014, October 25th at Buford Park! Get Your Tickets NOW
Oct24

Record # of Cooks for the Stew Fest 2014, October 25th at Buford Park! Get Your Tickets NOW

Chamber Connection October 16, 2014 by Meredith Caddell Stew Cooks have been pouring in over the past few weeks and we will have the most stew cooks EVER! In 2012, we had 144 stew cooks. To date, 154 stew cooking teams. So, mark your calendars NOW to spend your Saturday, October 25th in Sulphur Springs for Stew Fest 2014…it is going to be a GREAT event! For just $5, you can get a bowl and make your way around Buford Park and sample as...

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